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Why You Should Care About State Bar Endorsements

Every so often we get asked to write a blog for the company website, and usually I pick a topic based on a claim I'm currently involved in, consistency or perhaps familiarity being the hobgoblin of little minds. But at present none of my current...

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How much does it cost to start a law firm

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Planning Law Firm Expenses: How Much Does It Cost to Start a Law Firm?

The dream of starting a law firm can sometimes conflict with the reality of how much it costs. Those costs can vary greatly depending on what type of...

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Confused Lawyer

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How in the World Can You Not Know Who Your Client Is?

From time to time, I get involved in conversations with lawyers who have called in with a question or concern, and as we talk through the situation,...

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Leading with Integrity: A Journey in the Law Firm Insurance Industry

In the dynamic and complex landscape of the legal world, where every decision carries significant consequences, having a reliable compass is...

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Lawyer well-being sign

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2023 Attorney Wellness - A Year in Review

The new year tends to be a time of reflection as we consider how far we’ve come and start to think about the exciting possibilities for the year...

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a race track spells out a message of readiness for attorneys looking to wind down their practice.

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Avoiding Ghosts from the Past in Retirement

Whether as a distant goal or immediate concern, at some point in every lawyer’s career he or she will contemplate retirement. According to the...

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What You Need to Know Before Applying for Your 1st Malpractice Insurance Policy

Here at ALPS, we do try our absolute best to make sure the application process is as seamless and convenient as possible. That said, if you have a...

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Are Your Court Reporters Vulnerable - A Cyber Security Checklist

The numbers are alarming: At least six AmLaw 100 firms have been the targets of cyberattacks so far in 2023, according to the American Lawyer.

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Law Firm Technology: A Guide for Solo and Small Practitioners

Have you ever picked up a random pile of Legos, and tried to build something? Sure, it’s a creative endeavor; but the end result often looks like...

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A Law Firm Business Plan for Success

Lawyers starting a new firm usually feel confused, overwhelmed, and stressed. That’s how I felt when I started my solo firm in 2006. Since then, I’ve...

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Small Law Firm Marketing – 5 Things You Need To Know

YOU’RE STARTING A LAW FIRM; NOW HOW DO YOU MARKET YOUR PRACTICE? The word marketing has so many definitions, just the thought of creating a law firm...

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